Since 2004, Cullen Ryan has served as Executive Director of Community Housing of Maine, the largest housing provider for homeless and special needs populations in the state. He has a MA in Counseling and Psychological Services from St. Mary’s University (Minnesota), and a background as a direct service provider for homeless and special needs populations for 32 years. Formerly a licensed clinician, Cullen has provided case management, family therapy, and individual/group psychotherapy to homeless adults, families, and adolescents in a variety of clinical and non-clinical settings in three states. He has continuously been a leader in local, state, and federal advocacy and policy development. Cullen currently chairs the Board of the Northern New England Housing Investment Fund, the Maine Developmental Services Oversight and Advisory Board, the Maine Coalition for Housing and Quality Services, and serves as President of the Board of Directors for the Maine Continuum of Care. Cullen was a recent past Chair of the Maine Affordable Housing Coalition, and recent Acting Chair of Maine’s Statewide Homeless Council, and actively serves on both.
Community Housing of Maine provides supportive housing for homeless and special needs populations throughout the state and provides advocacy on behalf of these populations. www.chomhousing.org
9:00 AM–12:00 PM Jul 23, 2018